Taps: 20 / Bottles: 85
Cask: Y / Beer-to-Go: Y
Ratings: 136 | Reviews: 115 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by nanobrew:
3.7/5 rDev -15.3%
vibe: 2.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4 | $
The atmosphere of this place is not that great. The arrangement makes it seem crowded with few people in the place. It is dark and fairly simple. The upside is they do have dart board. They definitely specialize in IPAs, that makes up most of their tap list, and they usually have some great ones on tap. They do have a pretty good bottle list. Their prices were really good, especially if you catch a special (I have gone on nights for discount bottles). The food is pretty good for bar food. I enjoyed it and thought it went well with the beer. The staff is nothing special. I am sure if I was a regular they would be more willing to chat. But I have been during slow nights and they seem uninterested in any conversation aside from what my order is. I most likely won't be a regular, but I have no problem stopping by here every once in a while.
After being here a few more times I feel the same about the space, way to crowded, however, their service has been great, so I increased that from 3 to 4.
03-25-2011 05:59:38 | More by nanobrew
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